Has texting taken over as the primary form of communication for teens? This infographic will answer all of your questions. Cell phone texting has become the preferred channel of basic communication between teens and their friends. According to a study done by Pew, some 75% of 12-17 year-olds now own cell phones, up from 45% in 2004. Those phones have become indispensable tools in teen communication patterns.
This inforgraphic from Lab 42, polled 500 social-networking Americans aged 13 to 21.